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When:  Dec 9, 2019 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CT)
Where:   Ryan Companies US, Inc., 533 South Third Street, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN, 55415, US

When & Where

Ryan Companies US, Inc.
533 South Third Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415

Dec 9, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (CT)



This program will be registered with AIA CES for HSW and LU credit. Pending AIA approval, credits may be granted for attendance. Sign in at the meeting with your AIA number in order to receive credit.

Daymark - Mixed Use Redevelopment on Sons of Norway Site

Monday, December 9, 2019
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM


Members - $0.00
Non-Members - $45.00


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Registration
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch & Presentation 


Ryan Companies US, Inc.
533 South Third Street
Suite 100
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55415


Program Sponsor - $250-$500
One available - Company name or logo on badges + add-on opportunities at an additional cost (please inquire)


At completion of presentation attendees will understand:

  • zoning challenges and strategies for negotiating the City approval process.
  • neighborhood group challenges and strategies for negotiating neighborhood approval.
  • development and design process for creating high-density mixed-use projects in urban setting.
  • design considerations for mixing structural wood and steel systems.
  • navigating material selection during value engineering, design-assist and national client standards.
  • new approach to achieving density through use of micro-unit concept.


Mark Maghrak, LEED AP
Project Executive
Ryan Companies US, Inc.

Mark Maghrak is a Project Executive at Ryan Companies US, Inc. with over 30 years industry experience across multiple project types including multi-family, corporate office, government, manufacturing/warehouse, retail, and sports facilities. Significant projects include the CHS Field, 900 Nicollet and Daymark.

Mark is responsible for the overall project from the design process at the very start of the project, through estimating, bidding, project management and project administration. His responsibilities include developing/implementing a project specific quality control plan, managing the design/preconstruction schedule through permitting, oversite of project management staff on site and owner/client relations.

Karl Drecktrah, AIA
Director of Architecture
Ryan A+E, Inc.


Bio coming soon...

Jason Hansen, LEED AP
Senior Project Architect
Ryan A+E, Inc


Jason Hansen is one of Ryan’s tenured architects with over 20 years of experience, bringing broad knowledge from multiple project sectors. He serves on Ryan’s North Region Quality Assurance and Technical Leadership Committees. Jason is known for producing well-crafted construction documents and details in a variety of construction types. As a Senior Project Architect at Ryan A+E, he oversees multiple multi-family projects coordinating construction documents and overseeing Construction Administration.

Grant Ronchi
Senior Designer
Ryan A+E, Inc.

Grant grew up in a family of carpenters, following his grandfather and father who owned and operated residential general contracting businesses. This background provided him valuable knowledge as he transitioned his career to architecture. Grant acquired his Master of Architecture from the University of Nebraska in 2012. Since joining Ryan, Grant has been able to combine his construction background with his architectural training providing construction administration services for mid-rise wood-frame multi-family projects. 


Andy Marolt, CSI, CDT, CCS, LEED AP
Director of Specifications
Ryan A+E, Inc.

Andy brings nearly 20 years of experience to his work as Director of Specifications at Ryan. Collaborating with architects, engineers, designers and construction professionals, his role is to eliminate many of the questions that would otherwise hit the field during construction, while ensuring quality and staying within budget. Andy helps promote competitive bidding and the strategic selection of materials, thereby saving money for the owner and adding value to the project.


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Jordan Grote